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Posted on: June 24, 2022

UPDATE for COVID-19: Mask Advisory for Shrewsbury

COVID-19 MASK ADVISORY

TOWN OF SHREWSBURY

Date of Record: 06-24-22 - The Shrewsbury Board of Health discussed the Mask Advisory at their Board of Health meeting this morning. The advisory remains. This is purely optional and not a mandate. Wearing a mask is...

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Shrewsbury Board of Health Mask ADVISORY Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 24, 2022

UPDATE: COVID-19 Related BOH Executive Order

   

TOWN OF SHREWSBURY

UPDATE FROM THE SHREWSBURY BOARD OF HEALTH REGARDING EXECUTIVE ORDER

On June 24, 2022, the Shrewsbury Board of Health discussed the below Order and it will REMAIN in place until further notice.

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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 23, 2022

UPDATE: Public Health Advisories have been LIFTED for both Sunset Beach AND Dean Park Pond

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORIES - LIFTED as of June 23, 2022

For Both Sunset Beach and Dean Park Pond

Date of Record: 06-23-22

Sunset Beach, located on 64 Old Faith Road in Shrewsbury - Advisory has been LIFTED. Weekly water quality testing has in...

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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Body of Water Safety

BODY OF WATER SAFETY

The Central MA Regional Public Health Alliance (CMRPHA) and the Shrewsbury Board of Health would like to remind residents to take the necessary safety precautions when visiting local parks, beaches, and pools this season.

Always supervi...

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Center for Disease Control - WATER SAFETY Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Mosquito Spray Schedule for July 2022

Date of Record: June 23, 2022

Central Mass. Mosquito Control Project111 Otis Street, Northborough, MA 01532Telephone: (508) 393-3055Website: https://www.cmmcp.org/

Central MA Mosquito Control Project (CMMCP) personnel will be in Shrewsbury to respo...

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CMMCP Website Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Mosquito Spray Schedule for June 2022

Date of Record: May 17, 2022

Central Mass. Mosquito Control Project111 Otis Street, Northborough, MA 01532Telephone: (508) 393-3055Website: https://www.cmmcp.org/

Central MA Mosquito Control Project (CMMCP) personnel will be in Shrewsbury to respon...

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CMMCP Website Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 23, 2022

Food Truck Thursdays April - October 2022

FOOD TRUCK THURSDAYS  IMAGE OF FOOD

Food Truck Thursdays are back at Town Hall for another season. Come get take out or sit on the front lawn and enjoy dinner from up to 4 different food trucks each night.

Trucks will be stationed in front of the Town Hall from 4:00-8:00 pm. Trucks include T...

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Food Truck Thursdays April -October 2022 Schedule Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 14, 2022

News from SHINE

NEWS FROM SHINE: 

Medicare Preventive Services

Did you know that Medicare Part B covers approximately two dozen preventive benefits, often at no or low cost to you? These benefits include services such as your flu and pneumonia shots, COVID shots, ...

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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 14, 2022

Outdoor Spaces at the Senior Center

Come join us here at the Senior Center for BYO lunch at our picnic tables and a pickup game of cornhole!

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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 13, 2022

Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month Virtual Education Series

Join the Alzheimer's Association for a special educational series in honor of Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month. Register for any of these programs by clicking the link, or call their 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900.
June 16 at 6 PM ?Un...
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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 22, 2022

Shrewsbury Farmers Market - June 15 thru September 21, 2022

2022 Market SeasonEvery Wednesday from 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Shrewsbury Senior Center parking lot98 Maple AvenueJune 15 through September 21

ABOUT THE MARKET

The Shrewsbury Farmers Market is open every Wednesday from the middle of June through the last Wedn...

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Shrewsbury Farmers Market Website Council on Aging Department
Posted on: June 1, 2022

HELP! Meals on Wheels Drivers Needed

Senior Center Building and Sign with text - Senior Center

The Council on Aging is in desperate need of MOW drivers over the summer. Call 508-841-8640 if you are interested!

MOW Driver Position:

  • Drivers deliver packaged meals to pre-determined routes around Shrewsbury. 
  • Shifts available Monday through Frida...
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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: May 18, 2022

Bloomin’ 4 Good: Shrewsbury Council on Aging Food Pantry Selected to Benefit in Stop & Shop Floral P

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Brighten up your day with a bouquet of flowers that fights hunger in the local community! Shrewsbury Council on Aging Food Pantry has been selected by local Stop & Shop store leadership as the benefiting hunger organization in the Stop & Shop Bloo...

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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Walk Massachusetts Challenge Sponsored by MCOA

Get your walking shoes ready... the Walk Mass Challenge has begin!
Walk Massachusetts is a community-wide walking challenge runs May 1 - October 31, 2022 and is open to community members aged five and over. Each participant chooses from one of four predete...
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Council on Aging Department
Posted on: March 31, 2022

Tick Awareness

Spring has just begun and Ticks are already out in MA. They can carry harmful diseases. Please read on to learn about tick-borne illnesses and how to avoid tick bites.

What are Ticks?Ticks are bugs that feed on the blood of mammals, birds, or reptiles. Bla...

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Tick Identification and Testing Services - MDPH Health Department